Kalahandi: A youth was stabbed to death by his father over land dispute at Boringapadar village under Bhawanipatna Sadar police limits in Kalahandi district on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Santosh Sahu. The accused identified Topimani Sahu, Sarapancha of Phatakamal Panchayat.
According to reports, a verbal duel between the two turned violent which ended in a tragedy. After the duel, Topimani got irked and attacked his son with a stick. As a result, Santosh sustained critical injuries and was rushed him to nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem. Police also detained accused for interrogation.